POSTMODERNISM

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Family Practice -
David Morgan- Family and the structure of family is becoming more related to what we do in the family because of our set of beliefs. Family isnt structured in accordance to society, rather within every family it differs due todifferent belief of role
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The rappaports
They distinguish 5 types of family diversity. Organisational- the way family roles are structured eg.joint conjugal . Social class- different classes likely to have different family roles.- cultural - different cultural beliefs about family.
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Risk Society and Negotiated family
Tradition has less influence on our society which gives members more choice and individualism. We calculate the risks with every choice made and we live in a society where we constantly analyse risk.
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Negotiated Family
Peeps likely to enter a marriage based on their individual wishes and expectations rather then societys traditional norms of family. The decide what is best for themselves by negotiating there roles.more risky for society as members are free to leave
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Choice and Equality
Giddens- We live in a society where people have more choice and equal rights. Members are free to define their own relationship and are likely to enter a relationship due to personal reasons such as emotional satisfaction and love rather then for oth
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Jefrey Weeks - Growing Acceptance of Fam. Diversity
Shift in attitudes - where religion has less influence on sociey and thus peoples choices and beliefs about diversity have increased. Growing acceptance of sexuality and other diversity types. More same sex relationships.
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Chester - Neo conventional
Family has not become that diveresed but the only change to the nuclear family is the roles have become more joint and dual earner. Apart from this chester argues that not much has changed and people still chose to live in a nuclear family.
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They distinguish 5 types of family diversity. Organisational- the way family roles are structured eg.joint conjugal . Social class- different classes likely to have different family roles.- cultural - different cultural beliefs about family.

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The rappaports

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Tradition has less influence on our society which gives members more choice and individualism. We calculate the risks with every choice made and we live in a society where we constantly analyse risk.

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Peeps likely to enter a marriage based on their individual wishes and expectations rather then societys traditional norms of family. The decide what is best for themselves by negotiating there roles.more risky for society as members are free to leave

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Giddens- We live in a society where people have more choice and equal rights. Members are free to define their own relationship and are likely to enter a relationship due to personal reasons such as emotional satisfaction and love rather then for oth

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